Leslie Feinberg. Wouldn't know about butch without her/hym. Thank You. From the bottom of my heart.
"Trans people are exactly who they say they are. No matter what the culture or media would lead us to believe." [follow this link to find a short video featuring the testimony transgender people and their families: http://www.thesociologicalcinema.com/1/post/2012/07/transforming-family-when-pregnant-woman.html]
David and Jason's story - just one of over 1100 rights denied to gays in the US by DOMA (grab the tissues.)
People Were Taken From Africa
Las hermanas Mirabel
The Mirabal Sisters- Minerva, Patria and Maria Teresa (Mate) were murdered on November 25, 1960 by order of dictator Rafael Trujillo for their political activism; the fourth sister, Dede, survived. In their memory, the UN representative of the Dominican Republic got November 25 designated as the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
Feminism isn't about making women stronger. Women are already strong. It's about changing the way the world perceives that strength. -- G.D. Anderson
Rafael Trujillo: Reading Junot Diaz means being introduced to the draconian and treacherous world of Trujillo, one of the most brutal dictators of Latin America. He ruled with an iron fist for 30 years in the Dominican Republic. They missed him in my history books.
Not saying that I *don't* believe in heaven... but I agree with this statement 110%.